Imperial College London

Professor Sir Tejinder Singh Virdee FRS

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Professor of Physics
 
 
 
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506Blackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus

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@article{Sirunyan:2017:10.1016/j.physletb.2017.06.064,
author = {Sirunyan, AM and Tumasyan, A and Adam, W and Asilar, E and Bergauer, T and Brandstetter, J and Brondolin, E and Dragicevic, M and Eroe, J and Flechl, M and Friedl, M and Fruehwirth, R and Ghete, VM and Hartl, C and Hoermann, N and Hrubec, J and Jeitler, M and Koenig, A and Kraetschmer, I and Liko, D and Matsushita, T and Mikulec, I and Rabady, D and Rad, N and Rahbaran, B and Rohringer, H and Schieck, J and Strauss, J and Waltenberger, W and Wulz, C-E and Dvornikov, O and Makarenko, V and Mossolov, V and SuarezGonzalez, J and Zykunov, V and Shumeiko, N and Alderweireldt, S and De, Wolf EA and Janssen, X and Lauwers, J and Van, De Klundert M and Van, Haevermaet H and Van, Mechelen P and Van, Remortel N and Van, Spilbeeck A and Abu, Zeid S and Blekman, F and D'Hondt, J and Daci, N and Bruyn, ID and Deroover, K and Lontkovskyi, D and Lowette, S and Moortgat, S and Moreels, L and Olbrechts, A and Python, Q and Skovpen, K and Tavernier, S and Van, Doninck W and Van, Mulders P and Van, Parij},
doi = {10.1016/j.physletb.2017.06.064},
journal = {PHYSICS LETTERS B},
pages = {336--358},
title = {Search for standard model production of four top quarks in proton-proton collisions at root s=13TeV},
url = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physletb.2017.06.064},
volume = {772},
year = {2017}
}

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TY  - JOUR
AB - A search for events containing four top quarks () is reported from proton–proton collisions recorded by the CMS experiment at and corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 2.6 fb−1. The analysis considers the single-lepton (e or μ)+jets and the opposite-sign dilepton (, , or )+jets channels. It uses boosted decision trees to combine information on the global event and jet properties to distinguish between and production. The number of events observed after all selection requirements is consistent with expectations from background and standard model signal predictions, and an upper limit is set on the cross section for production in the standard model of 94 fb at 95% confidence level ( the prediction), with an expected limit of 118 fb. This is combined with the results from the published CMS search in the same-sign dilepton channel, resulting in an improved limit of 69 fb at 95% confidence level ( the prediction), with an expected limit of 71 fb. These are the strongest constraints on the rate of production to date.
AU - Sirunyan,AM
AU - Tumasyan,A
AU - Adam,W
AU - Asilar,E
AU - Bergauer,T
AU - Brandstetter,J
AU - Brondolin,E
AU - Dragicevic,M
AU - Eroe,J
AU - Flechl,M
AU - Friedl,M
AU - Fruehwirth,R
AU - Ghete,VM
AU - Hartl,C
AU - Hoermann,N
AU - Hrubec,J
AU - Jeitler,M
AU - Koenig,A
AU - Kraetschmer,I
AU - Liko,D
AU - Matsushita,T
AU - Mikulec,I
AU - Rabady,D
AU - Rad,N
AU - Rahbaran,B
AU - Rohringer,H
AU - Schieck,J
AU - Strauss,J
AU - Waltenberger,W
AU - Wulz,C-E
AU - Dvornikov,O
AU - Makarenko,V
AU - Mossolov,V
AU - SuarezGonzalez,J
AU - Zykunov,V
AU - Shumeiko,N
AU - Alderweireldt,S
AU - De,Wolf EA
AU - Janssen,X
AU - Lauwers,J
AU - Van,De Klundert M
AU - Van,Haevermaet H
AU - Van,Mechelen P
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AU - Van,Spilbeeck A
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AU - Blekman,F
AU - D'Hondt,J
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AU - Bruyn,ID
AU - Deroover,K
AU - Lontkovskyi,D
AU - Lowette,S
AU - Moortgat,S
AU - Moreels,L
AU - Olbrechts,A
AU - Python,Q
AU - Skovpen,K
AU - Tavernier,S
AU - Van,Doninck W
AU - Van,Mulders P
AU - Van,Parijs I
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AU - Vannerom,D
AU - Yonamine,R
AU - Zenoni,F
AU - Zhang,F
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AU - Cornelis,T
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AU - Fagot,A
AU - Gul,M
AU - Khvastunov,I
AU - Poyraz,D
AU - Salva,S
AU - Schofbeck,R
AU - Tytgat,M
AU - Van,Driessche W
AU - Yazgan,E
AU - Zaganidis,N
AU - Bakhshiansohi,H
AU - Beluffi,C
AU - Bondu,O
AU - Brochet,S
AU - Bruno,G
AU - Caudron,A
AU - DeVisscher,S
AU - Delaere,C
AU - Delcourt,M
AU - Francois,B
AU - Giammanco,A
AU - Jafari,A
AU - Komm,M
AU - Krintiras,G
AU - Lemaitre,V
AU - Magitteri,A
AU - Mertens,A
AU - Musich,M
AU - Piotrzkowski,K
AU - Quertenmont,L
AU - Selvaggi,M
AU - Marono,MV
AU - Wertz,S
AU - Beliy,N
AU - Alda,Junior WL
AU - Alves,FL
AU - Alves,GA
AU - Brito,L
AU - Hensel,C
AU - Moraes,A
AU - Pol,ME
AU - Rebello,Teles P
AU - Belchior,Batista Das Chagas E
AU - Carvalho,W
AU - Chinellato,J
AU - Custodio,A
AU - Da,Costa EM
AU - Da,Silveira GG
AU - De,Jesus Damiao D
AU - De,Oliveira Martins C
AU - Fonseca,De Souza S
AU - Huertas,Guativa LM
AU - Malbouisson,H
AU - Matos,Figueiredo D
AU - Herrera,CM
AU - Mundim,L
AU - Nogima,H
AU - Prado,Da Silva WL
AU - Santoro,A
AU - Sznajder,A
AU - Tonelli,Manganote EJ
AU - Vilela,Pereira A
AU - Ahuja,S
AU - Bernardes,CA
AU - Dogra,S
AU - Fernandez,Perez Tomei TR
AU - Gregores,EM
AU - Mercadante,PG
AU - Moon,CS
AU - Novaes,SF
AU - Padula,SS
AU - Romero,Abad D
AU - Rui
DO - 10.1016/j.physletb.2017.06.064
EP - 358
PY - 2017///
SN - 0370-2693
SP - 336
TI - Search for standard model production of four top quarks in proton-proton collisions at root s=13TeV
T2 - PHYSICS LETTERS B
UR - http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physletb.2017.06.064
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UR - http://hdl.handle.net/10044/1/52943
VL - 772
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